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Bristows Bonbons New Brand Identity

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Bristows recently challenged creative agency Aesop to give their bonbons a distinctive and fresh brand identity and bring them up to date with a playful modern twist. Find out more about this great project here.     Honouring both Bristows’ retro roots and ‘chewy’ new direction, Aesop have created a wealth of personalities to bring… Read more »

Agency of the Week – Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam #AotW

in Agency of the Week, Blog by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam have created an emotional two minute spot for Powerade, following the story of Nico Calabria, an athlete born with one leg. Find out more about this project here, and why they deserve Traffic LIVE’s Agency of the Week award.     For many years, emotional vulnerability between athletes has been something… Read more »

Hello Ruby Teaches Kids To Code

in Blog, Bright Ideas by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Programming is a highly useful skill for children to learn. It teaches vital problem-solving, creativity, and communication skills. Until recently, digital technologies haven’t really been taught to young children. Hello Ruby created by Linda Liukas, is a book designed to specifically appeal to girls that hopes to get them inspired by the web and programming…. Read more »

How To Use Pinterest For A Small Business

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Keeping up to date with current marketing developments now also means staying up to date with the realm of social media. As well as staying informed about new platforms and developments to existing platforms, finding out how to effectively use all of these platforms simultaneously presents a big challenge. Find out here more information on how… Read more »

How To Design Your Own Typeface

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Experienced graphic designers and type enthusiasts often want to channel some of their creativity into their own lettering and typography projects. Are you looking to design your own typeface? The information here will help you to design your own typeface.     1. Start with a brief Designing a typeface isn’t a straight forward journey,… Read more »

Cure Your Case Of The Mondays

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Looking for something fun to pass around your office or studio? Need a quick five minute break from your work? Google designer Jono Brandel has developed the perfect tool for a little Monday procrastination. Patatap is a website that lets users create musical sounds and bold animations with their computer keyboard.     Press any… Read more »

Agency of the Week – No Entry Design #AotW

in Agency of the Week, Blog by Tom Kelly-Lord.

Brooklyn based agency No Entry Design have brought a touch of Australia to Manhattan with their recent branding project for Northern Territory restaurant. Find out more about this project here and why No Entry Design deserve Traffic LIVE’s Agency of the Week award.     Northern Territory initially approached No Entry to design a logo… Read more »

8-bit Design Inspiration

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

8-bit art or “Pixel style” art is often associated with 1980s – early 1990s video game art. Some of the most iconic video games that showcase great use of these digital graphics are Super Mario Brothers and Sonic the Hedgehog. I’m sure you may recall many classic games that stole your childhood. Find here a great… Read more »

Austrian Council Uses An App To Find Community Problems

in Blog, Bright Ideas by Tom Kelly-Lord.

The Bürgerforum Vorarlberg mobile app is allowing Austrian citizens to send community problems to their local council by submitting photos and a message.     Civic authorities often rely on citizens to inform them of local problems and improvements that need making. The Bürgerforum Vorarlberg mobile app is enabling Austrian citizens to flag community issues… Read more »

Mobile Behaviour 2014 – Infographic

in Blog, Design Inspiration by Tom Kelly-Lord.

The 2014 Mobile Behaviour Report has recently been revealed, illustrating key information on how consumers use their mobile devices. SalesForce have created an infographic which takes a look at findings from this research. Find out here insights into the current state of what mobile consumers prefer to do, download and avoid. The infographic features some… Read more »